[Chugalug] Extending WiFi access range
w32.n01 at gmail.com
Fri Nov 1 13:38:09 UTC 2013
In addition to moving the unit somewhere central and using parabolic
antennas - what about installing custom firmware and upping the Tx power?
That's assuming that your phone's Tx is strong enough to reach back, but
the parabolic should help with that.
Alternatively, this might be worth looking into:
On Sat, Oct 26, 2013 at 9:30 AM, John Aldrich <mrmaxx at spamcop.net> wrote:
> On Sat October 26 2013 2:50:05 AM Mike Harrison wrote:
> > > ...so what's the ass-kicking-est AP out there right now for under a few
> > > hundred bucks? Or, what's the cheapest sort of system one might deploy
> > > with a controller?
> > I'd put a single AP with good omni antenna's on the side of your house
> > near the shop, or directional antennas focused on the direction needed.
> > http://www.freeantennas.com/projects/template2/
> > There really work as well.
> First your AP has to have external antennas. :( that's my biggest problem
> my router doesn't have an external antenna. :(
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